Are you inspired by games that engage players and forge friendships? Do you enjoy collaborating closely with creative talent and helping their ideas come to life? Would you like to help Bungie create their next enduring game? 

As a Gameplay Systems Engineer at Bungie, you will work closely with designers to build, improve, and innovate on technology that will empower social gameplay features. You will collaborate closely with a cross-disciplinary team to enable meaningful interactions between players and help strengthen community bonds. As part of a diverse company that prizes creativity, technical excellence, and work-life balance, you will work with a thoughtful, supportive, and collaborative team that cares about developing the best games in the world.


  • Build and maintain production-quality C++ code

  • Collaborate with a cross-disciplinary team to build new social gameplay experiences starting from the perspective of the player experience

  • Seek out technical solutions that facilitate positive human interactions


  • Ability to write, debug, and maintain code in C++

  • Understand and develop technical systems on a broad spectrum of scope and complexity

  • Ability to communicate with customers of different technical and non-technical backgrounds to help them navigate technology and achieve their goals


  • Experience being part of online communities (guilds, clans, clubs, groups, etc.) as a player or leader

  • Experience working with social platform APIs such as Twitch, YouTube, Discord, etc.

  • Experience developing, maintaining, and growing networked gameplay features

So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!

Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion.